Blades Sussex County, Delaware

Blades: Town of the United States

Blades locator map
Location of Blades on Delaware map.

About

Blades is a town located in the county of Sussex in the U.S. state of Delaware. Its population at the 2010 census was 1,241. After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 1,454 inhabitants.

The town was created 171 years ago in 1849.

Geography

Blades is located at 38°38'8"N 75°36'36"W (38.6356700, -75.6099300).

Blades map

Blades Quick Facts

Population : 1,454 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Delaware (United States)
County : Sussex County
Postal code : 19973
Phone Area Codes : 302
Water as percent of area : 0%
Land as percent of area : 100%
Altitude : 20 feet / 6 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1850 (171 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 22:03:53 (15th June 2021)
Population growth : 14.65% (2010-2019)

Demographics

The population of Blades increased by 14.65% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 1,241 - census
2011 1,259 1.43% estimation process
2012 1,274 1.18% estimation process
2013 1,292 1.39% estimation process
2014 1,315 1.75% estimation process
2015 1,340 1.87% estimation process
2016 1,367 1.98% estimation process
2017 1,396 2.08% estimation process
2018 1,426 2.1% estimation process
2019 1,454 1.93% estimation process

Schools

College & universities near Blades

Code Name City ZIP
164313 Wor-Wic Community College Salisbury (MD) 21804-7131

Stations (13)

Amtrak & bus stations near Blades

Code Name Address Type
SLS Salisbury (BayRunner Shuttle), Maryland 547E Riverside Drive BUS
SLY Salisbury, Maryland 350 Cypress St. BUS
CDE Cambridge, Maryland 100 Heron Boulevard BUS
ESN Easton Airport, Maryland 29137 Newman Road BUS
OCP Ocean Pines, MD 11011 Manklin Creek Road BUS

Other cities in Sussex County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Sussex County , DE. (more)

City Name Population Title
Milford 11,732 City in Kent and Sussex counties, Delaware, United States of America
Seaford 8,013 City in Delaware, United States
Georgetown 7,563 Town in Sussex County, Delaware, United States
Millsboro 4,533 Town of the United States
Laurel 4,356 Town in Sussex County, Delaware, USA
Lewes 3,322 City in Sussex County, Delaware, United States of America
Milton 3,012 Town in Delaware, USA
Selbyville 2,540 Town in Delaware, United States
Bridgeville 2,366 Town in Delaware
Ocean View 2,190 City in Sussex County, Delaware, United States
Delmar 1,822 Town in Sussex County, Delaware, United States
Rehoboth Beach 1,546 City in Sussex County, Delaware, United States
Bethany Beach 1,245 Town in Delaware
Greenwood 1,139 Town in Sussex County, Delaware, United States
Frankford 987 Town of the United States
Dagsboro 927 Town of the United States

Distance to Other Cities

Blades distances to largest Delaware cities

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